"Security Tokens" TAG

Staking and Securities Laws
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From a bird’s eye view, node operators may look like shareholders: a person invests ~90$k USD in cryptoassets (DASH) via staking to be a ‘Masternode’ operator, which confers the right to collect block rewards (~564$ per month). These rewards one might conceive as a kind of dividend— a dividend with a ~7% yield compared to the more typical...
Security Token Overview Series Part One: The Promise, Pitfalls, and Progress of Security Tokens
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Overview The well-known decline in token sales during the second half of 2018 has been attributed to the volatile and generally declining prices for major cryptocurrencies throughout the year, as well as emerging fundamental questions and regulatory concerns related to the then-prevailing ‘utility token’ model employed by most projects in the cryptocurrency sector. Many expectations...